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FAQs: Respiratory

Mesh caps are maintenance items and, therefore, do not carry any warranty. You Properly maintaining your mesh caps will prolong the life of your mesh cap.

What is the warranty on my mesh cap?

Mesh caps are maintenance items and do not carry any warranty. Properly maintaining your mesh caps will prolong the life of your mesh cap.

How do I properly maintain my mesh cap?

1. After each inhalation treatment, remove the mask adapter from the main unit by pressing both sides of the mask adapter.

2. Open the medication container and remove the mesh cap.

3. Discard the medication then re-install the mesh cap.

4. Fill the medication container with water and close the lid of the medication container. Nebulize the distilled water for 1 to 2 minutes to prevent medication from drying and adhering to the mesh after each use.

5. Open the lid of the medication container and remove the mesh cap from the medication container.

6. Wash the mesh cap in mild (neutral) detergent, then rinse off with distilled water. Remove excess water and allow to air dry in a clean place. Some types of medications may remain on the mesh. Make sure to clean the medication from the mesh. Do not wash under running water.

Can I file an insurance claim for the purchase of my Nebulizer System or Peak Flow meter?

Consumers should contact their individual insurance company to determine whether the purchase of a nebulizer system or peak flow meter is covered by their insurance.
Your Insurance company may ask for the CPT code:

Nebulizer System:
General aerosol treatment non-pressurized – CPT 94640
First treatment: CPT 94664
Second treatment: CPT 94665

How is a Peak Flow Meter used?

Attach the appropriate size mouthpiece on the input side of the Peak Flow Meter. Slide the indicator to the bottom (zero) side of the scale. Take a deep breath, put your mouth tightly over the mouthpiece and blow out hard and fast as possible, a short sharp blast. You do not have to expel all of the air in your lungs. The final position of the indicator is your PEFR (peak expiratory flow rate).

What Omron Nebulizer Systems are approved for Medicare reimbursement?

The following are current HCPC codes for Nebulizers:

E0570 – Standard Nebulizer with Compressor
Model Numbers: NE-C16, NE-C18, NE-C21V, NE-C25, NE-C28, NE-C30

E0571 – Battery Powered Aerosol Nebulizer
Model Numbers: NE-C21 with Battery Pack

E0574 – Ultrasonic/electronic aerosol generator with small volume nebulizer
Model Numbers: NE-U22V, NE-U100

A7005 – Non-Disposable (Reusable) Nebulizer Administration Set
Part Number: 9914, 9978-1

A7003 – Disposable Nebulizer Kit

How do I clean the NE-U100 nebulizer?

Download and follow the full cleaning instructions here.

How do I clean the NE-U22V nebulizer?

Download and follow the full cleaning instructions here.